2016/17 Donations

The Powerco Wanganui Trust approved 111 donations totalling $1,492,700. The approved donations were:

Donations $10,000 and over

  • Sarjeant Gallery Trust, Final Project, $200,000.00
  • Whanganui District Council /Regional Velodrome Trust, Roofing, $200,000.00
  • Wanganui Air Ambulance Trust, Stretcher and Base, $100,000.00
  • Progress Castlecliff Inc, Surf Club, $100,000.00
  • Wanganui Sports Organisation, Sports house, $50,000.00
  • Rangitikei District Council, Community Centre, $50,000.00
  • Wanganui Events Trust, Village Costs, $40,000.00
  • Wanganui Mountainbike Club, Bike Park, $40,000.00
  • Wanganui Boys and Girls Gym Club, Re-Cladding, $40,000.00
  • Waimarie Operating Trust, Vessel's mandatory, $30,000.00
  • Wanganui Kindergarten Association, Learning centre, $25,000.00
  • Wanganui Sports Organisation, Kiwisport, $25,000.00
  • Raetihi Promotions Charitable Trust, Security Camera, $20,000.00
  • Wanganui Aero Club Inc, Plane engine, $20,000.00
  • Heritage Food Crops Research Trust, Reseach tomatoes, $20,000.00
  • Aberfeldy School Board of Trustees, Van, $15,000.00
  • Wanganui Events Trust, Replacing, $15,000.00
  • Life to the Max Trust, Van, $15,000.00
  • Progress Castlecliff Inc, Kitchen, $15,000.00
  • Search & Rescue Wanganui, Equipment, $15,000.00
  • Whanganui Regional Health Network, Insulation, $15,000.00
  • Rutherford Junior High School, Van, $15,000.00
  • Whanganui Learning Centre Trust, Running costs, $15,000.00
  • Te Oranganui Trust, Water fountains, $15,000.00
  • Union Boat Club Inc, Slipway, $15,000.00
  • Wanganui Athletic Football Club, Roof, $15,000.00
  • Hospice Wanganui, Gas & Electricity, $12,000.00
  • Friends of Mt Stewart, Lookout Platform, $12,000.00
  • Netball Wanganui Incorporated, Netball speakers, $10,000.00
  • St Johns Hill School Board of Trustees, iPads, $10,000.00
  • Te Ora Hou Whanganui Incorporated, Vehicle, $10,000.00
  • Papanui Junction School, Playgorund, $10,000.00
  • Wanganui Mountainbike Club, Hylton Park, $10,000.00
  • Saint Joseph's School Taihape, Classroom, $10,000.00
  • South Taranaki District Council, Exercise Equipment, $10,000.00
  • Carlyle Pony Club, Shed, $10,000.00
  • Whanganui District Council - Awa City Clubhouse, Music, $10,000.00
  • Taihape Golf Club Inc, Clubhouse, $10,000.00
  • Hunterville Town Hall Committee, Kitchen facility, $10,000.00

Donations under $10,000

  • Kai Iwi School, Chrome books, $9,000.00
  • Whanganui College Board of Trustees, Data projectors, $8,000.00
  • Wanganui City College, Chromebooks, $8,000.00
  • Te Kura o Kokohuia, IT Equipment, $8,000.00
  • Taihape Area School, Computers, $8,000.00
  • Ratana Communual Board of Trustees, Rural Broadband, $6,000.00
  • Waverley Community Patrol, Vechile, $6,000.00
  • United Cricket Club Incorporated, Cricket Nets, $5,000.00
  • Wanganui Community Education Services (Inc), Programme, $5,000.00
  • Rangatira Golf Club Inc, Repainting, $5,000.00
  • Upokongaro Primary School, iPad Air 2's, $5,000.00
  • Brunswick School, MacBooks, $5,000.00
  • Taihape Area Dressage Group, Irrigation, $5,000.00
  • Hundred Acre Pre-school, Archgola, $5,000.00
  • Wanganui Camera Club, Building, $5,000.00
  • Wanganui High School, Goal posts, $5,000.00
  • Cricket Wanganui Inc, Sprinkler, $5,000.00
  • YMCA Community Early Years Learning Centre, Playground and Fence, $5,000.00
  • Wanganui East Amateur Swimming Club, Pool Covers, $5,000.00
  • Wanganui Intermediate School, Play area., $5,000.00
  • Moawhango Collie Club, Toilets, $5,000.00
  • Cullinane College, Rowing boat, $5,000.00
  • Tawhero School, Chromebooks, $4,000.00
  • Waverley Primary School, Chromebooks, $4,000.00
  • Brunswick School, Macbooks, $4,000.00
  • Clifton School, Projector, $3,500.00
  • Waimarino Agricultural & Pastoral Assn, Horse Yards, $3,500.00
  • Marton Bowling Club, Heat Pumps, $3,500.00
  • Wanganui Jockey Club, Quad Bike, $3,000.00
  • Wanganui Sea Cadets, Trailer, $3,000.00
  • Wanganui Amateur Roller Skating Club Inc, Wire Netting, $3,000.00
  • Waverley Gun Club, Ball Trap, $3,000.00
  • Taihape Anglican Parish, Roof, $3,000.00
  • Mosston School, Chromebooks, $3,000.00
  • Wai Ora Christian Community Trust, Container, $3,000.00
  • Hunterville School, Fitness Track, $3,000.00
  • Whanganui Regional Health Network, Hand Rails, $3,000.00
  • Wanganui Marist Rugby Football Club Inc, Ladies toilets, $3,000.00
  • Hunterville Rugby Football Club Inc, Gas system, $3,000.00
  • Wanganui Community Arts Council Trust, Lighting, $3,000.00
  • Family Support Services Whanganui Trust, Seminar room, $3,000.00
  • Rangitikei Golf Club (Inc), CCTV cameras, alarm syste, $3,000.00
  • Rotary Club of Wanganui, Community, $2,500.00
  • Cystic Fibrosis Association of NZ, Funds, $2,500.00
  • Waitotara Primary School, Laptops, $2,000.00
  • Marton School, Heat Pump, $2,000.00
  • Age Concern Wanganui Inc, Heat Pumps, $2,000.00
  • Whanganui Women's Refuge, Technology, $2,000.00
  • Macnab Domain Community Trust, Furniture, $2,000.00
  • Waverley Waitotara Sheep Dog Trial Club, Appliances, $2,000.00
  • Bulls & Districts Historical Society Inc, Display case, $2,000.00
  • Cancer Society of NZ Whanganui Inc, Operational costs, $2,000.00
  • Alzheimers Whanganui Inc, Computers, $2,000.00
  • Waverley Playcentre, Stove, Dishwasher  Laptop, $2,000.00
  • Wanganui Ski Club Inc, Firebox, $2,000.00
  • Ozanam Villa Trust, Key System, $1,500.00
  • Womens Network (Wanganui) Inc, Laptop, $1,000.00
  • Citizens Advice Bureau Whanganui, Heat pump, $1,000.00
  • Whanganui Volunteer Centre Trust, Pop-up office., $1,000.00
  • Marton and District Pipe Band and Scottish Society, Chanters and Drone, $1,000.00
  • St Matthews School, Large TV Screen, $1,000.00
  • City Mission, Food, $1,000.00
  • Whanganui Safe and Free Inc, Paper Shredder & Printer, $1,000.00
  • Hearing Association Wanganui Branch, Technology, $1,000.00
  • Taihape Area Dressage Group, Arena, $1,000.00
  • Presbyterian Support Central, Insulating, $1,000.00
  • Ruahine Kindergarten Assoc (Bulls), Dishwasher, $500.00
  • Sustainable Whanganui Trust, Fruit Trees, $500.00
  • Wanganui Riding for the Disabled, Security Camera, $500.00
  • Bulls Kindergarten, Appliances, $450.00
  • RSA Target Shooting Wanganui, Rifle Cases, $400.00
  • Gonville Bowling Club, Equipment, $350.00,